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#TCCBaseball: Eagles fall in PC opener

Posted: 12:13 AM, Mar 08, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-08 08:56:10Z
#TCCBaseball: Eagles fall in PC opener

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Tallahassee Community College dropped a 9-1 decision to Chipola College in Thursday’s Panhandle Conference baseball opener. Tallahassee is now 15-9 on the season, 0-1 in PC play.

Chipola scored four runs in the second to knock out Tallahassee starter Tyler Lehrmann (3-3). The Indians added to their lead with one run in the fourth and three more in the fifth for an 8-0 lead. The Eagles got on the board in their half of the fifth. Chase Forester bunted his way on to start the inning. He eventually scored on Alex Ray’s one-out single.

Chipola got the run back in the seventh and held Tallahassee scoreless to end the game via the mercy rule. The teams will play a doubleheader in Marianna on Saturday beginning at 2 p.m. eastern.